Sun Ra http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Keys And Strings Hour: Art Tatum & Hiromi/New Music http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/keys-and-strings-hour-art-tatum-hirominew-music <p>Jazz Unlimited for Sunday, June 22 will be “The Keys and Strings Hour and New Music.”&nbsp; &nbsp;The Keys and Strings Hour presents the quieter side of jazz, without horns.&nbsp; Fireworks will not be lacking, however, as we present the music of two virtuoso pianists: Art Tatum and Hiromi.&nbsp; The New Music segment for June will feature a rare 1959 album by Andrew Hill, Sonny Rollins’ “Roadshows, Vol. Sat, 21 Jun 2014 20:39:47 +0000 Dennis Owsley 37408 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Keys And Strings Hour: Art Tatum & Hiromi/New Music Jazz Cities: Chicago-Part 2 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/jazz-cities-chicago-part-2 <p>On the Sunday, February 10 Jazz Unlimited, we continue our series on urban centers that have brought great musicians to jazz by having teachers and institutions that bring them into the music at an early age.&nbsp; The Jazz Cities series will feature the second part on musicians born in or nurtured early in their careers in Chicago.&nbsp; Some of the musicians and groups featured will be blues pianist Jimmy Yancey, pianist Joe Sullivan, cornetist Muggsy Spanier, the Benny Goodman quartet with Lionel Hampton and Gene Krupa, vocalists Kurt Elling, Johnny Hartman, Abbey Lincoln and Patricia Ba Fri, 08 Feb 2013 15:44:13 +0000 Dennis Owsley 9118 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Jazz Cities: Chicago-Part 2